-ность

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-ность (-nostʹ)

  1. Suffix forming nouns denoting the quality of the action designated by the verbs from which the nouns are formed.
    погрешностьmistake, error, fault
    принадлежностьbelonging, accessory
    провинностьmisconduct, offence
  2. Suffix forming nouns with the meaning of a group of things characterized by the quality designated by the adjectives from which the nouns are formed.
    живностьsmall creatures collectively

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